2009 Tata Indica vs. 2012 Honda Jazz

To start off, 2012 Honda Jazz is newer by 3 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2009 Tata Indica. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2009 Tata Indica would be higher. At 1,405 cc (4 cylinders), 2009 Tata Indica is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2012 Honda Jazz (77 HP) has 3 more horse power than 2009 Tata Indica. (74 HP) In normal driving conditions, 2012 Honda Jazz should accelerate faster than 2009 Tata Indica. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2012 Honda Jazz weights approximately 43 kg more than 2009 Tata Indica. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear wheel drive vehicles. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 2009 Tata Indica (115 Nm) has 5 more torque (in Nm) than 2012 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 2009 Tata Indica will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2012 Honda Jazz.

Compare all specifications:

2009 Tata Indica 2012 Honda Jazz
Make Tata Honda
Model Indica Jazz
Year Released 2009 2012
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1405 cc 1245 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 74 HP 77 HP
Torque 115 Nm 110 Nm
Engine Bore Size 75.1 mm 73 mm
Engine Stroke Size 79.5 mm 80 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1005 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 3680 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1490 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1670 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 2410 mm 2460 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 9.9 L/100km 5.5 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 37 L 42 L


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